Innovation Challenge

Accelerate Critical Scientific Discovery

For nearly a century, ATCC has supported innovative research by providing scientists with the advanced models and customized solutions needed to transform great ideas into incredible breakthroughs. In our continued efforts to accelerate your vital work, we are hosting an innovation challenge. If you are part of a company, start up, or academic institution that is using ATCC products in a novel way to solve a complex scientific problem or global health issue, we want to hear from you!

We Support Your Innovative Research

Send us a proposal of how you are using one of the products listed below in infectious respiratory disease research or COVID-19 research. We will award $25,000 in products toward propelling innovative research forward and will highlight that research on our site.*

The submission period will take place between October 8 – December 4, 2020, so start preparing your proposals!

Submit your proposal

*Five winning submissions will be selected to each receive $5,000 in products to use toward their research. View the complete Innovation Challenge Rules

ATCC products eligible for the challenge